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Its a reversal of the 1980s as Kenya demolish Zimbabwe

On Saturday July 9 2016, The Kenya XV rugby side made history when  they beat their Zimbabwean counterparts aka the Sables by a score of 61-15. One would not expect Kenya to beat Zim by such a scoreline even in … Continue reading

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Important win for Kenya rugby XV over Brazil

The Kenya rugby fifteens side continued with their march up the IRB rankings when they edged Brazil 18-17 in the first edition of the Cup of the Hemispheres’ match at Estádio Olímpico Zerão in Amapa on Friday. The State of … Continue reading

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In Pictures Kenya rugby XV team beats Brazil

Pictures of Kenya’s cliff hanger 18-17 win over Brazil in the 2016 Cup of the hemispheres. Images courtesy of Brasil Rugby    

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Kenya Results at the 2016 London Sevens

Pool Matches Kenya 29 Portugal 14 Tries: Injera, Ayodi(2), Wanyama Conversions: Oliech, Injera Kenya 12 Scotland 24 Tries: Injera(2) Conversions: Oliech, Injera Kenya 12 France 29 Try: Amonde, Injera Conversions: Injera Bowl Quarter-Final Kenya 19 Wales 21 Tries: Oyoo(2), Injera … Continue reading

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Rees Odhiambo the first Kenyan to be drafted to the NFL

On May 3 Reese Odhiambo became the second Kenyan born player to join a team in the American National Football league. But he became the first Kenyan to be directly drafted from a college team. Each year, NFL teams draft … Continue reading

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Photo-Gallery: Kenya wins 2016 Singapore sevens

In April of 2016, Kenya made history when for the first time ever, they won a leg of the IRB circuit. They did this by winning the 2016 Singapore sevens Back to Kenya Rugby Page  

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Kenya Results at the 2016 Singapore sevens

Group Stage Kenya 21 Russia 7 Tries: Kayange, Oliech, Ambaka Conversions: Oliech(3) Kenya 12 Scotland 12 Tries: Amonde, Ambaka Conversions: Oliech Kenya 0 South Africa 14 Quarter-Finals Kenya 28 France 7 Tries: Ayodi, Ambaka, Kayange, Amonde Conversions: Oliech(4) Semi-Finals Kenya … Continue reading

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Kenya results at the 2016 Hong Kong Sevens

Group Stage Kenya 24 Samoa 0 Tries: Kayange(2), Oyoo, Ambaka Conversions: Oliech(2) Kenya 0 New Zealand 5 Kenya 24 Samoa 0 Tries: Kayange(2), Oyoo, Ambaka Conversions: Oliech(2) Kenya 10 France 17 Tries: Oyoo, Ambaka Quarter-Finals Kenya 10 Fiji 12 Tries: … Continue reading

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Kenya Rugby sevens results: 2016 Paris Sevens

Pool Matches Kenya 29 Portugal 14 Tries: Injera(2), Kayange, Ambaka, Oliech Conversions: Oliech, Injera Kenya 22 Russia 7 Oliech, Ambaka(2), Kayange Kenya 17 New Zealand 19 Tries: Oliech, Kayange, Amonde Conversion: Oliech Quarter-Final Kenya 5 France 24 Try: Odhiambo Plate … Continue reading

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Kenya results at the 2016 Vancouver sevens

Preliminary Round Kenya 43 Portugal 5 Tries:Injera, Ayodi, Amonde, Ouma, Oliech Lugonzo, Adema Conversions: Adema(3), Oliech Kenya 19 Samoa 26 Tries: Odhiambo, Injera, Ouma Conversions: Adema(2) Kenya 19 Fiji 24 Tries: Oliech, Injera, Ouma Conversions: Adema(2 Bowl Semi Finals Kenya … Continue reading

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